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Funeral held for Md. pilot killed in Afghanistan

Monday - 3/25/2013, 4:30pm  ET

SYKESVILLE, Md. (AP) -- A funeral mass has been held an Army helicopter pilot killed in a crash in Afghanistan.

The service for 27-year-old Capt. Sara M. Knutson Cullen of Eldersburg was conducted Monday at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Sykesville.

She was among five crew members killed when their UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter crashed March 11 in Kandahar, Afghanistan. She was a 2007 West Point graduate and a 2003 graduate of Liberty High School.

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